Last Updated: Nov 01, 2016

You can use the APIs introduced in this document to perform relevant operations on the Container Service.

Note: Before using these interfaces, be sure that you fully understand the Container Service instructions, use agreements, and billing methods.


Term Description
Cluster Your container cluster. Multiple applications can be deployed in one cluster.
Node One node in your container cluster. Currently, only ECS instances are supported.
Project A complex project is composed of multiple services. A simplest project may have only one container.
Service A group of containers defined with identical images and configurations can function as a scalable microservice.
Container A running instance deployed from the Docker image.
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